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Shallow Water: A practical effects film – Kickstarter

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Once upon a time, before Hollywood ruined the horror and sci-fi genres with endless sequels, remakes, cheap digital effects, shaky cams and a general fear of new ideas, there was a glorious era of wildly blooming innovation. Iconic monsters roamed the theatres, suspenseful storylines amazed the audience, and innovative visuals showed us worlds never seen…

The A-Team

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  It was a show loved like family and had a cast list that resembled a pick’n’mix, but it was one of the best pieces of television for the people of the 1980’s. Let’s takes a flight through the world of the A-Team (although Mr T couldn’t join us as he apparently doesn’t like to fly..)…

Barnsley Badger – Commodore 64 cassette/disk reveal

 

One of the perks for my Commodore 64 Kickstarter was a new game for the C64 called Barnsley Badger. The game comes in two flavours – the cassette version and the disk version. Both come in a presentation box very similar to the one Ultimate used to use for many of their big blockbuster games like Alien 8 and Sabre Wulf – the cassette version is practically the same size whilst the disk version is A5.

Inside both are a badge, poster and a couple of postcards. Check out both videos below to see what the perks looks like – there will spares of both for sale on my site, www.fusionretrobooks.com, in the next few weeks.

Here is the video of the cassette version of the game:

 

Here is the video of the disk version of the game:

360Gems : Dead Rising

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  Whether you’re a 360 launch day veteran or a newcomer who picked up the console to play one of the many blockbuster titles that  graced the system over the past 6 months of its shelf life before the XBox One, chances are there are more than a few classic games that slipped under the…